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USERRA: Arizona

USERRA requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Authors: Jennifer L. Kraham and Paige A. Martin, Kutak Rock LLP

Summary

  • The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) is a federal law that confers various rights and protections upon workers who serve or apply to serve in the US military and prohibits discrimination in employment resulting from military service. See Arizona Military Leave.
  • Arizona has enacted laws prohibiting employment in discrimination because of actual or attempted service in the military. See Arizona Military Leave.
  • Upon return from military leave, eligible employees must be reinstated with the same amount of seniority and the same status or classification as if there were no gap in employment. See Arizona Military Leave.